Careers in sound design

Become a boom operator. Become a sound effects editor. Become an audio educator. SCAD sound design graduates have won Emmy and Golden Reel awards and worked on Oscar-winning films — in part, because these alumni studied with preeminent faculty members who have authored books on the subject and collaborated on films including “Die Hard,” “The Wolf of Wall Street,” “Life of Pi” and “Hugo,” and TV shows such as “Boardwalk Empire” and “Futurama.”

Launch your career as a professional:

  • Game audio designer
  • Game audio composer
  • Dialog editor

And get recruited and hired by the best of the best:

  • ESPN
  • American Idol
  • Travel Channel
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SCAD will see you to success

We make it a point to support our students both within the classroom and beyond. As part of that effort, the office of career and alumni success at SCAD offers students and graduates an array of career-building services, including:

  • Résumé development
  • Portfolio building
  • Mock interviews
  • Self-promotion
  • Assistance finding internships and employment opportunities

With professional guidance and one-on-one advising, SCAD will stay with you to help you kickstart your creative career.

Take the next step

Begin your career in sound design with a B.A., M.A. or M.F.A., from SCAD, available at our Savannah location.

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